Archive of March 2012 - Transforming Cities

The outsider who shaped Victorian culture

on March 29th, 2012 in Uncategorized by | 1 Comment

In Cheadle, Staffordshire, 1846, Pugin completed Saint Giles’s church. He described it as his, “one consolation”.  It is an ideal parish church, paid for by his patron and friend Lord Shrewsbury, who’s seat was nearby at Alton Towers. Pugin and Lord Shrewsbury went to great lengths to get the best…

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Who lives in a house like this?

on March 16th, 2012 in Uncategorized by | No Comments

  The answer?  Click for Arden

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